I am one of those that still enjoy the simple things in life. I hunt out the old style joints from a time gone by. Old New York is disappearing and in it’s place are plenty of terrific new spots to eat and drink at. Yet, there are times when all I want to satisfy me is a decent burger and a cold drink without all the hoopla and trendiness. Paul’s Da Burger Joint and Gem Spa are a few of those spots. Only a few feet from each other. What’s more New York than a burger and an egg cream?
Paul’s Da Burger Joint –
Old school New York style burger joint. Greasy meaty goodness. Sit at the counter. Watch the cooks make your burger and steam fry it under a metal bowl on the grill. Tell them to make your fries well done and crispy. Fry those suckers to death.
Smell the grease. Breathe it in. Become one with it. Continue reading Sometimes an old school NYC egg cream is all that you need.